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Minister responds to new WEF Global Risks Report

... forests and peatlands covering in excess of 66.1 million hectares, an area more than 16 times the size of Switzerland. “Indonesia is one of the most biodiversity-rich places on earth. The permanent ...

Sumatran tiger action plan for next 10 years being finalized

... year, President Joko Widodo signed a permanent moratorium on the development of primary forests and peatlands covering an area more than 1.7 times the size of Norway, significant parts of which ...

Minister: Co-habitat for flagship species still mostly intact

... of intact peat forests as of early January 2020. The latest update on the land cover situation in the wildlife reserve was conveyed by Indonesian Environment and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya in a technical ...

UNEP slides on Indonesia’s burned areas now irrelevant

GOVERNMENT POLICY NEWS December 12, 2019 UNEP slides on Indonesia’s burned areas now irrelevant JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - The Indonesian Environment and Forestry Ministry ...

CIFOR slammed by authorities for premature analysis

GOVERNMENT POLICY NEWS December 6, 2019 CIFOR slammed by authorities for premature analysis JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - The Indonesian Environment and Forestry Ministry has concluded ...

Assessment of unburned Bornean orangutan habitat required

... Indonesian forestry authorities. This logging concession, spanning an area of 37,000 hectares (after legal demarcation) or over half the size of Singapore, comprises a peat ecosystem which ...

GAR’s peat rehabilitation site burned again

PALM OIL NEWS November 18, 2019 GAR’s peat rehabilitation site burned again JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - At the end of November last year, the RSPO published a report consisting ...

Govt: RSPO should question its own effectiveness

... comes to deforestation and peatland drainage practices, both before and during the implementation of the palm expansion moratorium, many reports have emerged revealing the significant level of involvement ...

Over half of elephant wildlife reserve burned

... 48 thousand hectares (as of Oct 27). Hopefully, the peat fires don't devour nearly the whole wildlife reserve this year, as happened in 2015, especially given the peat restoration efforts and investments ...

Londerang peat protection forest entirely burned

PULP & PAPER NEWS October 15, 2019 Londerang peat protection forest entirely burned  JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - The Londerang peat protection forest which covers the ...

Action plan for orangutans revoked for upgrade

... that it was imperative to incorporate President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo’s order on a permanent moratorium - which ended the granting of new permits in primary forests and peatlands - into the action ...

Jakarta offers conditional deal to Brussels on palm oil

... below show part of the peat forests in the Leuser Ecosystem, which spans in excess of 2.6 million hectares - equivalent to more than 797 times the area of ​​Brussels - and is inhabited by orangutans, tigers, ...

CIFOR applauds President Jokowi’s moves

... and peatlands. Nasi declared that “tremendous progress has been made with regard to forest governance and policies in Indonesia under the administration of President Jokowi. The president and his ...

Protection forests removed from moratorium map

GOVERNMENT POLICY NEWS August 16, 2019 Protection forests removed from moratorium map JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - More than three-quarters of Indonesia's primary forest and peatland ...

Special envoy: Permanent forest moratorium a fantastic move

GOVERNMENT POLICY NEWS August 12, 2019 Special envoy: Permanent forest moratorium a fantastic move JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - The Indonesian permanent primary forest and peatland ...

WRI: Indonesian permanent forest moratorium a huge step

... global research organization, views Indonesian President Joko Widodo’s recent move to sign a permanent moratorium on granting new permits for primary forests and peatlands in areas spanning more ...

Indonesian permanent forest moratorium signed

... that President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has signed a 5-page order for a permanent moratorium which ends the provision of new permits in primary forests and peatlands covering areas of over 66 million ...

“Mostly deforestation free” not enough: Aidenvironment

... small but significant minority of growers and trader-refiners are putting Indonesia’s strategic commodity - palm oil - at great risk because they choose to continue clearing forests and peatlands at the ...

Major peat forests still left in Salim palm oil concession

PALM OIL NEWS July 30, 2019 Major peat forests still left in Salim palm oil concession JAKARTA (foresthints.news) - The Indonesian Environment and Forestry Ministry sent a warning letter ...

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